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LA BioMed honored him in 2004 as one of its "Legends," and he's received numerous awards over his career, including the Lifetime Distinguished Service Award, the Distinguished Service and Leadership Award and the Distinguished Teaching Award, all from Harbor-UCLA Medical Center. The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors also recognized his service in 2002 with a commendation, and the National Management Association presented him with the Silver Knight of Management Award in 1980.

"Congratulations to Dr. Kaplan for this wonderful recognition of the care he's provided patients for more than 60 years," said LA BioMed President and CEO David I. Meyer, PhD. "Dr. Kaplan was among the visionaries who saw the potential for creating a research institute on the Harbor-UCLA Medical Center campus. Because of their vision, LA BioMed is thriving today and leading the way in taking discoveries from the bench side to the bedside."

Source: Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center (LA BioMed)